Events & Training by OBRC

As a statewide resource, OBRC has numerous educational opportunities to help support optimal breastfeeding care in any setting in Oklahoma, from at home consults to leadership! Opportunities that OBRC offers include in-person classes, online trainings, annual summits, special events, and more!  Many of our trainings are funded through a contract with the Oklahoma State Department of Health to enable us to provide free trainings around the state.

Any and all are welcome to our events (please RSVP, as space is limited).

Event Calendar

Trainings & Continuing Education Offerings

Online Breastfeeding Training for Health Care Staff -  (15 CNEs) A self-paced course of 15 modules, each with a short quiz. Complete this and *obtain CNEs or L-CERPs.

In-Person Trainings for Heath Care Professionals -  (Up to 11.8 CNEs) Two types of in-person breastfeeding education classes where attendees can *obtain CNEs or L-CERPs.

Lactation Rotations - Students, Interns, WIC representatives and other health care professionals receive lactation-based clinical experiences on the OU HSC Campus.

Annual BBFOK Summit- A day-long seminar to provide up-to-date breastfeeding best practices and techniques & Baby-Friendly information and guideline revisions.

*Click to learn how to submit these CNEs to IBLCE for L-CERPs

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Due to COVID-19, all lactation rotations have been canceled until further notice.

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Click here to be directed to our collection of COVID-19 materials located on our resource page.

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Due to COVID-19, all in-person trainings have been canceled until further notice.

FREE Online Breastfeeding Education for Providers

Community Health Training Institute (3 Hrs). Click Here.

Book a Session at Your Facility

If OBRC does not have a class listed near you, we would love to come to you!  In addition to the two courses outlined above, OBRC can also provide various trainings to fit your needs.  Below is a short list of courses/lectures available.  If you lactation needs are not listed here, contact us to discuss other possibilities.

  • Lectures for physicians/providers
  • Presentations for hospital leadership on optimal hospital care
  • Baby-friendly skills training
  • Clinical skills sessions
  • Other specific topics as needed (e.g. skin to skin contact, prenatal education, etc)

Each training has a required minimum number of attendees, as well as host requirements.

For more information, contact us at: obrc@ouhsc.edu.